Lead based paint inspections and lead inspections for soil and water are the areas of expertise for California-based AAA Lead Consultants. You can hire a certified lead inspector now to conduct a comprehensive home inspection to discover the hidden dangers presented by lead-based paint and other lead containing products. Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, and San Diego County are all serviced by AAA Lead Consultants.
A major concern to families with young children and pets is the presence of lead not only in paint but also in soil and water. The California Department of Public Health (DPH) has set action levels for lead in the soil of children play areas to < 400 parts per million and all other areas < 1000 parts per million. The US Environmental protection agency (EPA) has set drinking water levels to < 15 PPB or parts per billion. A combination lead based paint inspection/risk assessment will identify these hazards if they are present. When lead-based paint deteriorates, it releases toxic dust into your home. In instances where the paint is old or damaged, the sweet taste of lead paint chips is inviting to young children. Victims of lead exposure, especially children age six and under, can suffer needless health problems including hearing loss, developmental delays, and reduced growth. The lead levels in your house or other buildings could be astonishingly high. The best way to guarantee your home is lead safe is to have a lead-based paint inspection performed by AAA Lead Consultants. The concentrations of lead in the average home may have decreased due to legislative efforts, however, it is still important to have your home tested for lead-based paint to insure your family and pets are not exposed to lead hazards. A lead inspection/risk assessment by AAA Lead Consultants' experienced professionals is all it takes to begin the process of safeguarding your house from lead poisoning. Lead Test Home Inspections, Lead based paint home and building inspections, Lead Exposure Sampling Services, Inspection Report, Lead in Soil and Water testing. With an accurate lead inspection and lead paint inspection report from AAA Lead Consultants, you can make an informed decision on how to best safeguard your family from the consequences of prolonged contact with lead and/or lead-based paints. [Sources: California Department of Public Health, Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development, Wikipedia] For more information, download these EPA publications. You will need Adobe Reader (Download Here) to view some of the files on this page.